Tag: Chris Gayle

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Chris Gayle Set To Suit Up For CPL

The 2021 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) is scheduled to take place in St Kitts & Nevis, beginning August 28. “We are delighted to be able to announce that we will be having the Hero CPL in St Kitts & Nevis in 2021 and we would like to thank those involved in welcoming the tournament to this wonderful […]

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Chris Gayle Touches Down From Pakistan To Join Windies T20 Squad

Jamaica and West Indies opening batting star Chris’ Universe’ Gayle has interrupted his stint with the Quetta Gladiators in Pakistan to return to the Caribbean in anticipation of participating in the West Indies T20 home series against Sri Lanka. The 41-year-old Gayle is expected to return to the West Indies’ T20I squad for the first time in two years. Gayle […]

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Chris “Universe Boss” Gayle — Got More In The Tank

Chris Gayle, the Windies’ most celebrated and prolific runs scorer since the exit of former captain Bryan Lara from cricket, is harboring no thoughts of retirement. And at the ripe old age of 41 later this year, the ‘Universe Boss’ is looking forward to playing in two more World Cup before calling it quits. Yes, you got that right; he […]

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Is Kings XI Punjab Punjab Hiding Chris “Universe Boss” Gayle?

Chris “Universe Boss”, the Windies T20 legend and opening batting star has not had a game since the IPL tournament got underway over a week ago. However, Kings XI Punjab captain KL Rahul may well be saving the best wine for last — keeping Gayle on the bench until the team’s neediest moment. So far, Kings XI Punjab has struggled […]

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Kings XI Punjab — “Chris Gayle Will Come In At The Right Time”

In the U.S., on the political stump, one hears rally chants such as the following: “Four more years.” “Fill that seat.” “U.S.A” “Send her back.” “Lock her up.” Now, if one should conjure a similar scenario within the context of this season’s IPL cricket, the chant would easily be, “We want Gayle,” given the anticipation of seeing Chris “Universe Boss” […]

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Chris Gayle Eyes New T20 Cricket Record

Windies opening batter Chris “Universe Boss” Gayle must be cherishing the thought of becoming the first batsman to hit 1000 T20 sixes. There are very few batsmen in world cricket who hits the cricket ball more savagely than Gayle. The upcoming IPL will set the Windies star a platform to showcase his six-hitting power as he closes in on a […]

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Chris Gayle Gets Ready To Rumble In The Middle East

Chris ‘Universe Boss’ Gayle will travel to United Arab Emirates (UAE) where he will meet up with his Kings XI Punjab team-mates. Gayle reported two negative COVID-19 tests as he prepared to leave Jamaica. Gayle, the highest run-scorer in T20s, posted the news on Instagram stories, with videos of his swab testing. Upon arrival in the UAE, he will be […]

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Gayle — 2020 Will Be Good And Plenty

Photo credit: paddynapper Christopher “Universe Boss” Gayle, the 40-year-old Jamaica and West Indies opener, has no plans to put away his bat anytime soon. The ace Windies batter said recently in an interview on a local radio station, “yuh a go tired fi see mi face,” when the question of retirement was posed. Gayle last represented the West Indies in […]

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Gayle Cries Respect Due — Jamaica’s Sports Journalists Opine!

Chris “The Universe Boss” Gayle is hitting out against his critics whom he believes are piling on him after his poor performance in the recently concluded South Africa’s Mzansi Super League (MSL). Gayle, playing for the Josi Stars scored only 101 in six innings — a far cry from his usual runs glut. The Windies prolific runs getter scored 47 […]